Tag: Parkinson

  • Smartwatches can detect early signs of Parkinson’s

    Smartwatches can detect early signs of Parkinson’s

    Changes in movement that are detected by smartwatches can help show that Parkinson’s disease (PD) years Before the onset of symptoms, new research shows. Analysis of wearable activity tracker data from UK Biobank participants showed a strong correlation between reduced daytime activity over 1 week and a clinical diagnosis of PD up to 7 years…